Dreaming into Reality
Know Where to Start = Knowing How to Start
Before we launch into Planning and then Writing, let’s briefly discuss the 3 Sevens for Dreaming a Novel into Reality: 7 Characters to Know, 7 Plot Elements, and 7 Work Habits.
- These are what to know before you get started, so you start with what you know.
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Deadline on a Dream
Dream the Plan / Plan the Dream
Three years ago, when I made the decision to Think like a Pro, the approaching deadline for one of life’s major transitions drove me to consider it.
Life’s transitions include job changes, marriage or divorce, moving, children, taking on the fulltime care of a parent, and retirement. Making a commitment to live a worthy life, changing diets to gluten-free or vegan, deciding to avoid all plastics, turning a dream into reality: these are also life transitions. Continue reading “Think like a Pro: Deadline on a Dream”